Transit Police nab reported Red Line flasher


BOSTON (FOX 25 / – A 55-year-old man accused of fondling and exposing himself on a Red Line train in July was arrested on Monday.

Peter O'Connor, of Braintree, is scheduled to appear in Cambridge District Court on Tuesday to face a charge of open and gross lewdness.

According to police, O'Connor exposed his genitals to a female victim and then masturbated on a northbound Red Line train between the Park Street and MGH stations on July 12.

The victim exited the train at Harvard Station while the suspect remained on the train.

Transit Police detectives would like to thank the public for the information that led them to make an arrest in this case.